Musings

Insights from practitioners in Information Management

Recordkeeping Induction for Local Government Elected Members

Shirley Cowcher - Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Local government agencies is WA now have a video induction (https://vimeo.com/143329962) that they may use to inform elected members of their roles and responsibilities as defined by the ..Read More →

Relocation Complete

Shirley Cowcher - Thursday, December 17, 2015
The relocation is complete. We have fitted in very well and look forward to starting the new year with a flurry of activities including lots of training in our intimate training room.  ..Read More →

IEA is Relocating

Shirley Cowcher - Tuesday, November 24, 2015
IEA is Relocating After many years we are relocating to new offices. We are not leaving Fremantle. Shirley has taken the opportunity to sell our current offices and IEA will no ..Read More →

ARRM Subscriptions

Shirley Cowcher - Thursday, August 20, 2015
Subscriptions for the 15th edition of the Australian Records Retention Manual released in February will be closing at the end of August. If you have been invoiced and haven't paid for it ..Read More →

Time to revisit Knowledge Management

Shirley Cowcher - Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Here at Information Enterprises Australia (IEA) we have been pondering the problem of tighter budgets, reduced resources and the ever tempting approach to try to solve every problem with ..Read More →

Changes to WA government training CUATRA2012

Shirley Cowcher - Monday, November 24, 2014
On the 14th November 2014 the WA Goverment Department of Procurement wrote to us letting us know that the CUATRA 2012 contract that we were a involved would cease on the 31st December 20 ..Read More →

Which bit should be removed?

Shirley Cowcher - Sunday, November 23, 2014
I got a phone call last week from a potential client who asked if we supplied a smaller version of the Australian Records Retention Manual (ARRM). I explained that if they were a small busi ..Read More →

Books are dead, long live the book

- Monday, June 09, 2014
I was reading an article on the importance of reading entitled Your brain on books (http://oedb.org/ilibrarian/your-brain-on-books-10-things-that-happen-to-our-minds-when-we-read/) - and ..Read More →

Cloud Computing – What’s the Risk?

- Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Cloud Computing – What’s the Risk? Presented by Shirley Cowcher CT Group Australia 25 January 2012 When I started discussing this topic with my work colleagues one of  ..Read More →

New West Australian Legal Deposit Regulations

- Thursday, February 06, 2014
Western Australia has just enacted a piece of legislation requiring Legal Deposit of publications with the Sate Library of Western Australia. This is in addition to the Legal Deposit cop ..Read More →